ca. 1755 Maria Elisabeth Apollonia von Sachsen by Johann Eleazar Zeisig (location unknown to gogm)

Maria Elisabeth, shown here in a Zeisig work from about 1755, was the plainest daughter of Augustus III of Poland. She never married.

Posted to the Alexander Palace Time Machine Discussion Forum by CountessKate on the The Kingdom of Saxony (Sachsen) and its Ruling Family thread on 14 December 2006.

Her bodice appears to be laced over her chemise instead of a stomacher.

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